The Chatterbox is the RHS newspaper. The objectives of the members of the staff are to publish the school newspaper and to publicize the Ruston High events in the local paper as well as publish documents and articles for educational and student organizations.
Applications for the staff are available in the spring from the adviser. Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors with a "B" average in English may apply. Students must be willing and able to learn all aspects of journalism. This includes writing, editing, layouts, photography and selling ads.
Chatterbox members must join FBLA and participation in writing and presentation events are encouraged. Staff credentials will be provided by the school.